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Walmart Suing a Photog’s Widow, Waltons Say They Own the Copyright to His Photos of Their Family

In a copyright battle truly worthy of the David and Goliath designation, it seems that Walmart and its founding family, the Waltons, have filed a …

Hyperfocal Distance: A Landscape Photographer's Friend

We have all seen those wonderful shots, those beautiful landscapes that are in focus from what seems like inches in front of the lens element to …

Photographer Explores NYC’s Forgotten North Brother Island with a 4×5 Camera

It’s a part of New York City that few have ever seen or will ever see. Called North Brother Island, this piece of land sits in the East River, …

BTS: See How Andy Warhol’s Amiga Photo Illustrations Were Recovered

Late last month, we shared with you a story about a team of computer scientists, archivists, artists and curators who recovered photo-manipulation …

Tutorial Shows How to Mask Out Hair from a Background in Photoshop

When it comes to masking out and/or selecting hair in an image, be it to remove a background or selectively style it, it’s never an easy task. Even …

Dear Young Photographer

Here’s what I know.<p>You grew up, like most, where you got trophies for participation, medals for winning bullshit things and undying support from your …

Online Photography Marketplace ‘Crated’ Offers an End-to-End Platform Like Never Before

When it comes to wanting to sell physical prints of your photographs online, there are but a few platforms. And of the platforms that do exist, many …

How To Select A Cloth Background

In past articles, I have shown you what I love about wooden and stone food photography backgrounds. These backgrounds make great sturdy surfaces that …

Washing Machines

Photoshop Tutorial: How To Add Sun Beams To Your Photo

Our friend Glyn Dewis has been sharing his straightforward and very helpful post-production tutorials with us for a long time. This time he shares …

Hacking Photography

1<p>Hacking Photography 101<p>Do you want to learn how to improve your photography in record time? Hacking Photography was designed from the ground up to …

3 Reasons why your Photography Site can’t just be your Portfolio

It’s time to have a huge mindset shift. Why? Because your thriving business depends on it. Think about your website right now. Does it look like a …

What a lens can teach you: A beginner's guide

Looking for a lens<p>Deciding on the right "glass" from a variety of lenses is often a tough nut to crack.<p>The beginners among us face this dilemma as we …

Cameras

100-Year-Old Negatives and Camera Found Inside Oklahoma City Time Capsule

Almost a year to date after the digging up and opening of Oklahoma City’s Century Chest, researchers are getting a rare glimpse at early 20th century …

50 Stunning Reflection Photography examples and Tips for beginners

Reflection Photography: Scenaries are the first things that come to your mind when you think of reflection. Nature is probably one of the best …

Nature

Shoot Pro Quality Videos (Without a Hollywood Budget)

Extra photos for bloggers: 1, 2, 3<p>Whether the Oscars inspired you to shoot like <i>the greats</i>, or displeased you to the point of <i>“I could do better,”</i> NOW …

Famous photographers in front of the camera – in pictures

From Bill Brandt and Robert Frank to Cindy Sherman, Abe Frajndlich spent three decades taking portraits of the greats. The resulting book, Penelope's Hungry Eyes, has been published digitally by MAPP – so what happens when you put a photographer on the other side of the lens?

Selling Fine Art Photography Tip #2: Brooke Shaden on Why Passion is the Secret to 244K Facebook Followers

<i>This is the second blog post in a series from our newest guide</i> Selling Fine Art Photography<i>. Download it here.</i><p>At only 26 years old, Brooke Shaden is …

Working on Long Term Projects Pt 1: Andri Tambunan, Against All Odds

Sequencing Against All Odds in Papua. Photograph © Andri Tambunan<p>Indonesian photographer Andri Tambunan has finally completed his long term project …

Celebrities Pose for Bacteriograph Portraits Made of their Own Bacteria at Big Bang Fair

We first introduced you to scientist and photographer Zachary Copfer’s ‘bacteriographs’ back in 2012. A technique that he invented and, as far as we …

Selling Fine Art Photography Tip #1: Jimmy Williams on Building a Reputation by Starting Local

<i>This is the first blog post in a series from our newest guide</i> Selling Fine Art Photography<i>. Download it here.</i><p>North Carolina-based Jimmy Williams is a …

'The extraordinary and the banal': snapshots from a psychiatric hospital

The nuns kept a record of everything. Trips to the fun fair, plays and pet orangutans were all documented at a small psychiatric hospital at Picauville in Normandy. In 2010, when the old building was due to be demolished, the French photographer Mathieu Pernot and historian Philippe Artières were …

DIY: Build Your Very Own Camera Slider in an Hour for Only $30!

Getting your own commercial camera slider can get a bit pricey, but thanks to Derek Mellott and this great <i>Instructables</i> tutorial, you can build your …

Happy New Year 2014 from dPS - Digital Photography School

Tilt-Shift Effect Applied to Photographs of the Cosmos to Create a ‘Tiny Universe’

Photographs of galaxies far far away rarely convey just how large what you’re looking at really is — after all, how can you even fathom something …

Top 10 Tips for Family Photo Poses

In both studio and on-location photography, the right family poses make the difference between stunning memories and forgettable snapshots. Most …

Study Claims Taking a Photo Can Impair Memory

As photography enthusiasts, it can be difficult to strike a balance between getting a great shot and truly experiencing the things around us. A …